Image: genderless nipple

My breasts are soft, round and comforting. The nipples accent them perfectly, each one unique. The dark centre of the nipple dissipates into a pink that fades out in a perfect circle, like beams of light from a pink sun. Like a finger print, my nipples are patterned in exquisite detail. The hair that surrounds … Continue reading Image: genderless nipple

Image: Impolite lips

My lips are not considered polite. They get stares; expressions of disgust at their lack of perceived femininity. I am a coward. I wax, the painful process altering the soft hairs to a thick line of bald pink. But at this moment, in their honest state, I am defiant. My lips a display of strength. … Continue reading Image: Impolite lips

Image: Stretch marks on a hip

Deep purple lines shoot up across the curve of my hips like fireworks curving upwards into the autumnal night sky, their tails fading into a light pink trace that disappears into nothing. Beside them, more difficult to make out, are the pale silver indentations of the marks that came before them. Soon, the mixtures of … Continue reading Image: Stretch marks on a hip

Comfortably (un)sexy selfies: a journey towards loving every part of myself

This post is hard to write for an audience. It's so painfully personal I don't think it'll even make it on to my twitter feed. It's a journey I started a while ago, but with the turn of a new year and some serious self reflection, I've decided to share it with you. It's funny, … Continue reading Comfortably (un)sexy selfies: a journey towards loving every part of myself

How To Get a Beach Body!

It's that time of year again when you get bombarded with advertisements, magazine articles and day time TV segments claiming they have the perfect method to get your body ready to go to the beach this summer! These schemes range from slimming aids to fad diets to impossible exercise regimes. Although the variability may be … Continue reading How To Get a Beach Body!

6 Tips to Enjoy Sex while you’re on your Period!

It's day 15 of my period. Yes, you read that right. It wasn't a typo. Womb lining has been dripping out of my vagina for 15 days now. This isn't too uncommon for me, I have weird hormones which mean I can go for a good two months without having a period at all. The … Continue reading 6 Tips to Enjoy Sex while you’re on your Period!